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  • Salem High School
  • 1200 E 6th St, Salem
  • Salem City
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 588
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
  • Southeast Elementary School
  • 2200 Merle Rd, Salem
  • Salem City
  • Grades: 5 - 6 · Students: 335
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
  • Reilly Elementary School
  • 491 Reilly Ave, Salem
  • Salem City
  • Grades: 3 - 4 · Students: 318
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
  • Salem Junior High School
  • 1200 E 6th St, Salem
  • Salem City
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 318
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
  • Buckeye Elementary School
  • 1200 Buckeye Ave, Salem
  • Salem City
  • Grades: KG - 2 · Students: 500
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1

Salem school information

Average Test Scores73%69%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:117:116:1
Total public schools83,65079,221
Total private schools31,00024,874
Total post-secondary schools33937,963
The Salem, OH educational system consists of 8 public schools, 3 private schools and 3 post-secondary schools. Salem public schools have average test scores of 73% which is 5% higher than than the Ohio average and 48% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Salem public schools is 17:1, compared to 17:1 in Ohio and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 79.1% of students have completed 8th grade, 78.4% have completed high school, 13.3% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.7% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Salem

Completed 8th grade79.1%86.9%84.3%
Completed high school78.4%85.6%83.0%
Completed some college42.1%55.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree21.1%35.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors13.3%26.7%30.3%
Completed masters4.4%10.0%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.7%2.7%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.4%1.1%1.3%

Salem, OH School Districts

Salem City School District

There are a total of 8 public schools, 3 private schools and 3 post-secondary schools in Salem. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Salem, OH schools is 73%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Salem, OH, an average of 79.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 78.4% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Salem schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Salem, OH schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Canfield, OH7,37690%83%
Poland, OH2,67189%82%
Columbiana, OH6,46384%71%
Beloit, OH1,04582%67%
Boardman, OH34,71781%64%
Salem, OH12,07173%48%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Coolidge, AZ12,07318%64%
Poquoson, VA12,06889%80%
Brown Deer, WI12,07543%12%
Florida City, FL12,07640%18%
Davidson, NC12,07675%53%
Salem, OH12,07173%48%
Source: The Salem, OH education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.
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